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25 April 2020 Winter Talks at the Estate Office No. 7 - Gertrude Jekyll in Bedfordshire

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25 April 2020 Winter Talks at the Estate Office No. 7 - Gertrude Jekyll in Bedfordshire
This winter we will be hosting a series of talks at the estate office focusing on a range of subjects with the Estate and Walled Garden at their heart.

This winter we will be hosting a series of talks at the estate office focusing on a range of subjects with the Estate and Walled Garden at their heart.

Talk 7: Gertrude Jekyll in Bedfordshire - Felicity Brimblecombe

'The Tale of 2 Gertrudes' explains how an inexperienced gardener, Mary Gertrude Wells, learned how to make 2 Arts & Crafts gardens at Ickwell under the postal guidance of Gertrude Jekyll, the patient, inspirational, elderly expert.

 Location: Luton Hoo Estate Office (Upstairs in the lecture room)

Park in Luton Hoo Walled Garden Car Park

Sat Nav for entrance to the Estate (not via the Hotel: LU1 4LF)

 

Prior Booking is not required

 

10.30 – 12.30

Talks of approximately one hour start at 11.00am

£5 Donation in aid of the Walled Garden Project to include tea or coffee before the talk begins